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MasterCard Senior Systems Engineer in Pune, India

Our Purpose

We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. We cultivate a culture of inclusion ( for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.

Job Title

Senior Systems Engineer


The Data & Services team is a key differentiator for Mastercard, providing the cutting-edge services that help our customers grow. Focused on thinking big and scaling fast around the globe, this agile team is responsible for end-to-end solutions for a diverse global customer base. Centered on data-driven technologies and innovation, these services include payments-focused consulting, loyalty and marketing programs, business Test & Learn experimentation, and data-driven information and risk management services.

Mastercard’s Data & Services Infrastructure Delivery team is responsible for the deployment, configuration, maintenance, backup and support of multiple on-premise and cloud hosted data centers. In this role, you will be given the ownership and resources to solve challenging technical problems. Our Systems Engineers have the opportunity to build a long-term and exciting career in a dynamic technology oriented and rapidly growing organization.


Procuring, installing, managing, and monitoring physical and virtual infrastructure in both local and remote geographies

Automating commonly performed tasks, using scripting tools such as Powershell, Ansible, and Python

Experience managing and deploying large scale multi-forest Active Directory architecture

Supporting multi-geography, multi-cloud deployments across the Azure, AWS, and GCP

Familiarity supporting virtualization platforms Hyper-V, VMware, and KVM

Work with internal stakeholders to provision, provide access, and troubleshoot various testing and production resources

Manage backup and recovery operations for multiple data centers across geography, backing up multiple petabytes of data weekly

Documenting commonly encountered issues and creating documentation on newly implemented systems on various Atlassian products

Participate in on call rotations, responding to after-hours incidents in a timely manner

All About You

Experience with Microsoft Enterprise Products (Active Directory, Windows Server. SQL Server, etc)

Strong desire and prior experience automating common tasks

Ability to solve complex problems independently and in a team setting

Competency using industry standard automation/scripting languages (e.g. Powershell, SQL, Python)

Experience with cloud technology such as Azure, AWS, Google Cloud

Experience deploying and supporting VMWare at an enterprise level

Experience with Terraform, or Ansible

Background on cloud native tooling and orcestration technologies (Kubernetes)

Ability to juggle competing tasks and prioritize

Proven ability to communicate with team members effectively

Strong analytical, and problem-solving skills

Understanding of working in an agile team environment

Proven ability to build trust and partnership with stakeholders

Strong sense of urgency and drive

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

Corporate Security Responsibility

Every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security. All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and therefore, it is expected that the successful candidate for this position must:

• Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;

• Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;

• Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and

• Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.

Requisition ID: R-129882